King Lear (2018)


An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

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Movie Score: 5.8/10 from 21 votes
Release Date: 2018-05-28
Status: Released
Run time: 115 min / 1:55
Production Studio : Playground Entertainment, Amazon Studios, BBC, Sonia Friedman Productions, Lemaise Pictures
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King Lear Casts

Anthony Hopkins
as Lear
Emma Thompson
as Goneril
Emily Watson
as Regan
Jim Broadbent
as Earl of Gloucester
Florence Pugh
as Cordelia
Jim Carter
as Earl of Kent
Andrew Scott
as Edgar
John MacMillan
as Edmund
Tobias Menzies
as Duke of Cornwall
Anthony Calf
as Duke of Albany
Karl Johnson
as Fool
Christopher Eccleston
as Oswald
John Standing
as Butler
Simon Manyonda
as Duke of Burgundy
Chukwudi Iwuji
as King of France
Samuel Valentine
as Lear's Gentleman
Arinzé Kene
as Lieutenant
Sharon Wattis
as 1st Maid
Kaye Brown
as 2nd Maid
Raphael Desprez
as French Officer
Peter Forbes
as Doctor
Sam Redford
as Young Captain
Liam McKenna
as Sergeant Major
Paul Tinto
as Soldier
Eric Kofi Abrefa
as Officer (Dover Castle)
Shawn Dixon
as Knight #1
Bernardo Santos
as King Lear's Soldier

King Lear Crew

Directing Richard Eyre Director
Production Colin Callender Executive Producer
Production Sonia Friedman Executive Producer
Production Scott Huff Executive Producer
Production Noëlette Buckley Producer
Writing William Shakespeare Theatre Play
Writing Richard Eyre Adaptation
Directing Alex Gavigan Second Assistant Director
Directing Luc Gavigan Third Assistant Director
Directing Karen Savage Script Supervisor
Production Ben Gladstone Location Manager
Art Charlotte Dirickx Set Decoration
Art Astrid Sieben Art Direction
Visual Effects Chris Reynolds Special Effects Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Tessa Phillips Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Sara Kramer Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Lolly Goodship Makeup & Hair
Costume & Make-Up Doone Forsyth Makeup & Hair
Crew Gisela Evert Post Production Supervisor
Editing Helena Evans Assistant Editor
Sound Brendan Nicholson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Andrew Caller Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Emilie O'Connor Dialogue Editor
Sound Emilie O'Connor ADR Editor
Sound Mark Heslop Sound Effects Editor
Art Matt Curtis Title Designer
Production Nina Gold Casting Director
Directing Nick Shuttleworth First Assistant Director
Sound Simon Clark Production Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Sara Kramer Key Hairdresser
Costume & Make-Up Naomi Donne Makeup Designer
Costume & Make-Up Naomi Donne Hair Designer
Costume & Make-Up Fotini Dimou Costume Design
Art Peter Francis Production Design
Camera Ben Smithard Director of Photography
Editing Dan Farrell Editor
Sound Stephen Warbeck Original Music Composer
Production Elyse Dolbec Associate Producer
Production Sharon Moran Production Manager
Production Michelle Mullen Line Producer
Production Fergus Haycock Executive Producer
Production Laura Macara Executive Producer
Production Lucy Richer Executive Producer
Writing Richard Eyre Writer